MPI/EMPI Feature Comparison Matrix

MPI/EMPI Product comparisons, based on advertised features as of 6/2015.

Feature\Source

Care Data Systems

Mirth

Software Partners

OpenEMPI

Sun

Product

Correlation Channel

Mirth Match

Match-Merge

OpenEMPI

Sun MPI

Matching Algorithms

Deterministic and multi-phase probabilistic; Special Distinction rules reduce false positives

Deterministic and probabilistic

Deterministic and probabilistic

Deterministic and probabilistic

Deterministic and probabilistic

Data Quality Profiler

yes

n/a

n/a

no

no

Iterative Match QA facility

yes

no

no

no

no

Entity merge

yes

Entity relationship review, reject, approve - n/a for manual merges

Entity link

Entity link, merge

Patient EDM data maintenance interface

Unmerge, Unlink

Unmerge, unlink, relationship-based distinction rules

unlink

Unmerge, unlink

unlink

unlink

Duplicate/ overlay notifications to phone

yes

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

Full trait history

yes

yes

n/a

n/a

yes

Effective date profile views

yes

no

n/a

n/a

n/a

Bundled HL7 2.x, 3.x

yes

no

no

no

no

Java

yes

no

no

yes

yes

OMG PIDS

yes

no

no

no

no

OMG IXS

yes

no

yes

no

no

FHIR Patient

yes

no

yes

no

no

IHE PIX, PDQ

yes

no

yes

yes

no